Welcome to the What’s On page, where we share with you what Bridge Housing and tenants have been doing together and flag forthcoming events that might be of interest to you. Learn more about:

Read the latest Our Place newsletter for more about What's On. 

Information Day - scholarships & grants 

Would you like to learn more about the Advance Scholarship or Big Ideas Grants initiatives? We will be holding information sessions to explain how these programs work and how you can apply. 

When: Thursday 18 October 

Where: Redfern Community Centre 

Session Times  

Advance Scholarships: 10:30am – 11:30am

Big Ideas Grants: 12:30pm – 1:30pm

Please call the Community Team on 8324 0844 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to book your place.

Energy training for community housing tenants & staff 

Responding to rises in energy prices in recent years, a series of specially developed energy training sessions have been designed for community housing provider staff and tenants to help reduce energy costs and promote energy efficiency.

If you are interested in attending a session in the Sydney CBD on 30 October 2018, please contact Leoni Lynch on 9690 2447 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Good Neighbours Workshop – Elger St

Our Elger St residents are invited to come along to Good Neighbours Workshop in the Community Room at 1 Elger St, Glebe. We will have guest speakers from the Community Justice Centre, local Police and Annette Tesoriero who is a Mental Health First Aid Trainer. These workshops aim to encourage good neighbourhood relations and to create a sense of safety and belonging for tenants, their families and household members. The workshop is free and includes lunch!

Contact the Community team on 8324 0844 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to RSVP.

When: Thursday 6 November 

Where: Community Room, 1 Elger St

You’re invited to our End of Year Party! 

Please join us for the tenant End of Year Party! This year, we are heading to the Olympic Park Aquatic Centre for an early lunch in the Aquatic Centre garden. After we share lunch and celebrate together, you can go to the Aquatic Centre to enjoy the pools, water playground, baby pools, spas, steam room and sauna. 

This year’s party will be held on Saturday 24 November. Places are limited so please register your spot by emailing This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or calling 8324 0800. More information will be provided upon registration.

Calling all tenants in the Canterbury Bankstown area

Are you living in the Cantebury Bankstown area? We will be holding a get together in your area to talk about starting a local TAG meeting. If you are interested in coming along for lunch and a chat or getting involved in planning the TAG meetings, please contact the Community Team on 8324 0844 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Tenant Advisory Group 

The TAG meetings in your area for 2018 are:

Central TAG

 West TAG
Small Room, Redfern Town Hall

73 Pitt St, Redfern Town Hall

10am – 11.30pm

RSVP to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or

8324 0800

Darcy Room, Parramatta RSL

2 Macquarie St, Parramatta

10am – 11.30am

RSVP to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or

8324 0800

 Friday 2 February 2018  Friday 9 March 2018
 Friday 6 April 2018  Friday 11 May 2018
 Friday 1 June 2018  Friday 13 July 2018
 Friday 3 August 2018  Friday 14 September 2018
 Friday 5 October 2018  Friday 9 November 2018

 

 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander TAG  East TAG
Bridge Housing

Lawson Place Redfern

10am-12 noon

RSVP to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or

8324 0800

Theatrette, Waverley Library

32-48 Denison St, Bondi Junction

10am – 11.30am

RSVP to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or

8324 0800

 Saturday 24 February 2018  Friday 23 March 2018
 Thursday 26 April 2018  Friday 4 May 2018
 Thursday 28 June 2018  Friday 6 July 2018
 Thursday 23 August 2018  Friday 7 September 2018
Thursday 25 October 2018 Friday 2 November 2018

Vietnamese Tenant Group

Contact Anna Barker to register your interest.

Call 02 8324 0851, text 0427 872 789 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Partners in Recovery

Partners in Recovery (Inner West Sydney) provide monthly clinic for tenants with concerns about their mental health or that of a family member or neighbour.

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All sessions are held at Bridge Housing's Redfern office.

Read more about the program. 

For more information, contact Rebecca Mawad, Housing and Support Specialist on This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 8324 0865.

23 November: 11.00 am, Redfern Community Centre, Annual General Meeting